PPG
High quality healthcare for all
High quality healthcare for all

Theatre

Our professional, friendly and compassionate theatre teams do everything they can to ensure the patient’s treatment is of the highest standard. Their focus at all times is on ensuring that our patients receive high quality treatment quickly, in clean and comfortable surroundings. Our theatres are fitted with the latest start of the art theatre technology and laminar flow air systems.

Working as in integral team with our specialist consultants our theatre teams participate in a range of surgical procedures which include, ophthalmic, orthopaedic, endoscopic and laparoscopic. We recruit into the following roles for our theatre department:

  • Theatre managers
  • Deputy theatre managers
  • Lead practitioners
  • Surgical first assistants
  • Scrub, anaesthetic and recovery practitioners
  • Assistant practitioners
  • HCAs

Some of the benefits of working in our Practice Plus Group Theatre departments include:

  • No nights and limited evening/weekend shifts
  • We don’t see trauma patients, therefore no unscheduled lists
  • We also offer opportunities to train in specialisms plus career progression is encouraged
  • Full and part time and bank roles available

Whether you are a an Operating Department Practitioner, Surgical First Assistant, Scrub Practitioner or a Healthcare Assistant, you will be welcomed into our close knit theatre teams and supported by your colleague’s to be the best you can be.

Job title Location Contract type Schedule type Closing date
PACU/Theatre Recovery Nurse Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet Permanent Full Time 29 January 2021
Recovery Practitioner - Fixed Term Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet Fixed Term Contract Full Time 29 January 2021
Recovery Practitioner Practice Plus Group Hospital, Emersons Green Permanent Part Time 28 January 2021
Scrub Practitioner/Surgical First Assistant Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet Fixed Term Contract Part Time 29 January 2021
Theatre Scrub Practitioner Practice Plus Group Hospital, Barlborough Permanent Full Time 29 January 2021
Bank Scrub Practitioner Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet Bank Variable Hours 29 January 2021
Theatre Team Lead Practice Plus Group Hospital, Emersons Green Permanent Full Time 28 January 2021
Theatre Practitioner Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Devizes Permanent Full Time 28 January 2021
Anaesthetic Practitioner Practice Plus Group Hospital, Southampton Permanent Full Time 31 January 2021
Ophthalmic Nurse Practice Plus Group Ophthalmology, North West Permanent Full Time 31 January 2021

Join our team

We provide excellent care to patients across the country, support to the NHS, and a great place to work.

Healthcare divisions

Our impressive range of services is also great news for your career as you can move and progress across our services and specialties.

Our locations

We are located across England from York to Plymouth. Use our locations map to find opportunities near you.

Why work for us

As a large, private company we provide job security and the chance to work with the highest quality people working in the healthcare system.

Recent News

Fiona Nelson

Somerset radiologist appointed to national role

7 January 2021 | Team news

Fiona Nelson has been appointed Diagnostic Imaging Lead at Practice Plus Group.

Maggie Wood

Skipton nurse appointed as new director of nursing and quality takes on healthcare for 47 prisons

6 January 2021 | Team news

Maggie Wood has been appointed to the new post of director of nursing and quality for our Health in Justice division, which serves patients in 47 prisons.

Ernest Onyema

Sight-saving 72-hour NHS pledge from surgical centre

4 January 2021 | Team news

A vision-saving pledge is set to see people with suspected macular degeneration receive NHS assessment and treatment within 72 hours of referral.

Deanna Mezen

Telford Nurse honoured by Princess Royal for end-of-life care in Staffordshire prison

16 December 2020 | Team news

Deanna Mezen, who works at HMP Oakwood, will be presented with one of only 10 Butler Trust Awards given each year.